Amber is a former banking writer for NerdWallet. Her work has been featured by USA Today, The Christian Science Monitor and The Associated Press. She holds a bachelor's degree in comparative literature from UCLA.
The latest from Amber
Should You Follow Jay-Z’s Financial ‘Blueprint’?
'You know the boy got a love for the cash,' and you may learn what to do — and what to avoid — with yours.
Rainy Day Fund: What It Is and Why You Need One
Having dedicated rainy day savings can help you weather irregular expenses and maintain financial stability.
Remitly Money Transfer Review
Competitors with quick delivery options tend to charge higher fees, but Remitly money transfers balance speed with decent prices.
Savings Account Withdrawal Limits and Federal Reserve Regulation D Explained
Some banks still enforce caps a year after the Federal Reserve removed the “no more than six” limit on monthly savings transfers.
What Is a Routing Number? Definition and Where to Find Yours
This nine-digit number identifies your bank in a financial transaction. You'll need to know it for tasks such as filing taxes or setting up direct deposit.